Night Owl Privacy Report

Privacy Rating
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Night Owl logs camera device and app data as well as microphone devices and app data. However, users can request to have their data deleted and not shared with third parties. Another privacy issue is Night Owl’s history of hackings as recently as 2018.


In Transit Yes
At rest? Yes
All network communications and capabilities? Yes

Security Updates

Automatic, regular software/ firmware updates? No
Product available to use during updates? Yes


Mandatory password? Yes
Two-Factor authentication? Yes
Multi-Factor authentication? Yes

Vulnerability Management

Point of contact for reporting vulnerabilities? Can only contact through live chat or over the phone
Bug bounty program? No

Privacy Policy

Specific to device? No
Readable? Yes
What data they log Name, postal address, email address, telephone number, records of correspondence, traffic data,. internet connection, device information, IP address, operating system, browser type, mobile network information, metadata associated with files stored on device such as photographs, audio and video clips, contacts and address book information, cookies
What data they don’t log n/a
Can you delete your data? Yes
Third-party sharing policies Can opt out of sharing information with third parties.


Log camera device/ app footage Yes
Log microphone device/ app Yes
Location tracking device/ app No

Parental Controls

Are there parental controls? No

Company History

Any security breaches/ surveillance issues in past? Yes
Did they do anything to fix it? No

Additional Security Features

Anything like privacy shutters, privacy zones, etc.? No